ERIC Number: ED328831
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
A Beginning for a New Elementary Counselor.
South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Curriculum Development Section.
This booklet, issued by the South Carolina State Department of Education, provides a step-by-step plan of action to assist new counselors in organizing an elementary guidance program. After a statement of basic guidance goals and a list of counselor program objectives, the booklet consists of the following sections: (1) a brief summary of the state's Guidance-by-Objectives model and the role of the guidance counselor in implementing this model; (2) advice on meeting with the principal, teachers, and support staff before school begins and sample outlines for elementary classroom orientation activities; (3) preparation of the guidance office; (4) advice for the first week of school; (5) public relations activities; (6) counselor activities, e.g., classroom presentations, small groups, individual counseling, and inservice; (7) the parent conference; (8) special guidance events; (9) testing; and (10) accountability. (TE)
Descriptors: Accountability, Counseling Objectives, Counseling Services, Counselor Role, Counselor Teacher Cooperation, Elementary Education, Elementary Schools, Group Counseling, Guidance Centers, Guidance Programs, Program Development, Public Relations, School Counselors, State Curriculum Guides, State Programs, Testing
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Curriculum Development Section.
Identifiers: South Carolina